+30.00460, -90.02603
30°00'17" N, 90°01'34" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Almonaster Ave over INNER HARBOR NAVIGATION
Structure number:023630003900161
Location:0.1 MI.E. OF FRANCE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:147.0 ft. [44.8 m]
Total length:282.2 ft. [86.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.6 ft. [19.7 m]
Owner:Other Local Agencies [25]
Year built:1919
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 13.5 / HS 15 [3]
Number of main spans:22
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Movable - Bascule [16]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge with "unknown" foundation that has not been evaluated for scour. [U]
Sufficiency rating:35.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$850,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017-----35.0
January 2016-----35.0
January 2015-----35.0
January 2013-----35.0
February 2011-----35.0
April 2009-----35.0
September 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood-66.0
January 2007-----32.0
April 2005FairSatisfactoryFairFair-58.0
March 2003PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor-48.0
November 1999PoorFairFairPoor-47.0
October 1997PoorFairFairPoor-47.0
July 1995FairFairSatisfactoryFair-56.0
August 1993FairFairSatisfactoryFair-56.0
May 1991FairFairSatisfactoryFair-54.0